TBA (To Be Announced)
The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) in cooperation with Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is initiating the environmental review process for a proposed project to four lane US Highway 85, approximately 62 miles, from the Interstate-94 Interchange to the Watford City Bypass (Co Road 30) in Stark, Billings, and McKenzie Counties. The proposed project will also consider rehabilitation or replacement of the historic Long X Bridge over the Little Missouri River.
The NDDOT and FHWA have initiated an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) to evaluate alternatives and impacts associated with the proposed project. The EIS will developed following the procedures set for by:
A Stakeholder Group has been formed to give advice to the North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) by providing informed and thoughtful input and to act as a liaison to other groups, individuals, business owners and landowners throughout the EIS process. These stakeholders are another resource for questions or input on the project.